03 October, 2007

Blog Readership : August 2007 vs September 2007

Here are some interesting readership statistics for our Promoting Suva blog for the months of August and September 2007. Data for August is given first followed by data for September.

August 2007

  • total number of visits - 1,422;
  • total number of page views - 2,163;
  • top 15 countries of origin of readers and no of visits per country - Fiji, 470; Australia, 250; United States, 202; New Zealand, 131; United Kingdom, 74; Canada, 52; Ivory Coast, 34; Nigeria, 27; India, 19; Germany, 16; South Africa, 10; United Arab Emirates, 9; Japan, 8; Togo, 7; France, 7;
  • top 10 referring source - google / organic, 1,097; (direct) / (none), 76; yahoo / organic, 63; blogger.com / referral; 34; live / organic, 20; fijimuseum.org.fj / referral, 11; babasiga.blogspot.com / referral, 10; msn / organic, 10; ivebeenthere.co.uk / referral, 9; a-free-guestbook.com / referral, 6;
  • top 20 keywords used in searches - sakiusa bulicokocoko, 20; hibiscus festival 2007, 13; hibiscus festival fiji 2007, 10; tappoos, 10; hibiscus fiji 2007, 7; deans trophy, 6; fiji hibiscus festival 2007, 6; fiji suva, 6; fiji festival 2007, 5; kathak dancing in suva, 5; activities in suva, 4; coconut buns recipes, 4; fiji activities, 4; fijiliving, 4; save the children fund fiji, 4; suva hibiscus festival, 4; tadra kahani 2007, 4; adi cakobau school, 3; adi nacola, 3; bulicokocoko, 3.

September 2007

  • total number of visits - 1,745;
  • total number of page views - 2,414;
  • top 15 countries of origin of readers and no of visits per country - Fiji, 540; Australia, 304; United States, 272; New Zealand, 128; United Kingdom, 95; Canada, 74; Ivory Coast, 57; Nigeria, 26; India, 25; Germany, 16; Togo, 14; South Africa, 14; Ghana, 12; France, 11; Israel, 9;
  • top 10 referring source - google / organic, 1,429; yahoo / organic, 75; (direct) / (none), 72; blogger.com / referral, 19; live / organic, 14; aol / organic, 11; msn / organic, 9; babasiga.blogspot.com / referral, 8; ivebeenthere.co.uk / referral, 8; google.com / referral, 7;
  • top 20 keywords used in searches - sakiusa bulicokocoko, 22; tappoos, 12; tadra kahani, 11; fiji activities, 8; fijian recipes, 8; adi cakobau school, 7; tadra kahani 2007, 6; fijiliving, 5; clearview architects, 4; jese mucunabitu, 4; 2007 church in australia gmail.com, 3; dinesh lal yadav, 3; fiji muslim league, 3; fmf grand prix # 2 results fiji, 3; kidanet fiji, 3; lewis sahai, 3; ramadan in fiji, 3; sharmas holiday apartment fiji, 3; shobna chanel dance group, 3; suva, 3.

Observations

  • Page visits rose (by 23% or 323) during September 2007 compared to August 2007.
  • Readers from Fiji, Australia, USA, New Zealand, Canada and United Kingdom continue to form our largest readership group being over 81% of our blog readers. Readers from these countries can best be targeted for marketing from this blog;
  • Top referring site is google.com with our search ranking and hits from google.com continuing to improve each month. Our site's search ranking on Google continues to do well with most searches, e.g. for 'Suva activities', 'Suva events', 'Suva Sports', 'Suva art', 'Suva craft', 'Suva tourist activities', our site appears on Page 1;
  • Keyword searches indicate that readers are searching for a broad range of issues from individuals, to activities, to places and sights, to shopping and art.

We are continuing to market our low rates for advertising on our blog. Merchants, traders and small businesses can best use our high Internet search rankings to market their products and services to our wide readership base.

Check our advertising rates here.

If you wish to discuss how we you can advertise your products and services on our blog, e-mail us on gilbertv2@connect.com.fj or gilbertv2@gmail.com or call telephones (679) 3396427 or (679) 9921427.

No comments: